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Art aloft in New York City
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Until 18 November, an unusual installation by Japanese artist Tatzu Nishi is bringing a new perspective to the 13ft-tall statue of Christopher Columbus by Central Park.
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In the footsteps of Japan’s haiku master
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Red Sea diving: Alternatives to Sharm el-Sheikh
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Lesser-known options for those planning a winter diving escape to Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula.
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The Seine gets a controversial makeover
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A 35 million euro project is creating a public space out of the urban motorway on both sides of the River Seine.
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Beyond Angkor Wat
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Beyond Cambodia's star tourist attractions, the country's less visited temples carry equal majesty and mystery.
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The highest afternoon tea in the world
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The sacred ritual of afternoon tea with cakes, finger sandwiches and scones is taken to dizzying new heights in Dubai.
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